Pre-Market Pulse on Independent Oil and Gas Stocks -- Comstock Resources, Murphy Oil, Pioneer Natural Resources, Eclipse Resources, and Warren Resources

Aug 10, 2015, 09:20 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: Comstock Resources Inc. (NYSE: CRK), Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR), Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD), Eclipse Resources Corporation (NYSE: ECR), and Warren Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: WRES). Free research report on Comstock Resources can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=CRK On Friday, August 07, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,043.54, down 0.26%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.27%, to finish the day at 17,373.38, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,077.57, down 0.29%. The losses were broad based as eight out of nine sectors ended the session in negative. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

Comstock Resources Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 8.81% higher at $1.73. A total of 3.14 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 2.31 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Comstock Resources Inc.'s shares have declined 19.91% and 62.72%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has plummeted 74.60% since the beginning of 2015. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 35.29% and 67.45%, respectively. Comstock Resources Inc.'s stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 46.64. Sign up and read the free notes on CRK at:

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On Friday, shares in Murphy Oil Corp. ended the session 2.12% lower at $32.30. The stock reported a trading volume of 2.68 million shares, above its three months average volume of 2.19 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 9.23. Murphy Oil Corp.'s shares have lost 20.58% in the last one month, 30.20% in the previous three months and 35.12% on YTD basis. The company is trading 18.54% below its 50-day moving average and 29.90% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Murphy Oil Corp. have an RSI of 30.27. The complimentary notes on MUR can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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Pioneer Natural Resources Co.'s stock lost 2.95%, to close the day at $124.48. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.29 million shares, above its three months average volume of 2.08 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, Pioneer Natural Resources Co.'s shares have plummeted 10.23% and 21.74%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has lost 16.35% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 9.61% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, Pioneer Natural Resources Co. traded at a PE ratio of 32.93 and has an RSI of 39.94. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on PXD at:

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On Friday, shares in Eclipse Resources Corp. recorded a trading volume of 0.77 million shares, lower than their three months average volume of 1.37 million shares. The stock ended the day 1.66% lower at $4.15. Eclipse Resources Corp.'s stock has lost 13.00% in the last one month, 34.54% in the previous three months and 40.97% on YTD basis. The company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 19.22% and 41.02%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Eclipse Resources Corp. have an RSI of 42.09. The complete research on ECR is available for free at:

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Warren Resources Inc.'s stock declined 7.20%, to close Friday's session at $0.42. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.68 million shares, much below its three months average volume of 1.32 million shares. Over the past three months and since the start of this year, Warren Resources Inc.'s shares have plummeted 60.23% and 74.06%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 7.08% in the last one month. The company is trading 17.54% and 67.99% below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, Warren Resources Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 46.39. Free in-depth research on WRES is available at:

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